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    5 Thanksgiving Dinner Table Topics That Don't Involve Politics, Religion, Or Your Ex
    We all know we should stay away from controversial topics at the dinner table, especially during the holidays. (Many of us learned that lesson during the election.) But, somehow they always work their way into the conversation. There’s always o...
    Katie Galgano
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    5 Family Thanksgiving Traditions to Start This Year
    While Thanksgiving day may focus on food and football, I am determined to give it more meaning in my life. Now that I’m married and have my own family, I love the idea of creating traditions that we can do as a family starting at Thanksgiving t...
    Kaitlin Crehan
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    10 Ways to Give Thanks This Thanksgiving
    The spirit of Thanksgiving is all about showing gratitude for your good fortune and giving to those who are less fortunate. Express your thanks this holiday season by involving the whole family in volunteering, donating, and spreading kindness. T...
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    Thanksgiving Turkey Traditions at the White House
    President Trump will pardon a turkey on Tuesday. Unlike the first president to receive a turkey, Harry S. Truman, Trump will receive two turkeys, named Peas and Carrots.  So what's the story behind this somewhat odd tradition of pardoning tur...
    Mark Hughes
  • 5 Thanksgiving recipes to get you from start to finish
    From Start to Finish: A Thanksgiving Recipe for Every Course
    The Thanksgiving dinner menu...easy, right? Sure, that's what you thought when you first get the idea in August to host a beautiful and unique Thanksgiving. In September, you've pinned more recipes than you could ever actually make. By Halloween,...
    Laurie Mega
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    Thanksgiving Activities and Traditions
    5 Thanksgiving Volunteer Opportunities for You and Your Family
    For many people, Thanksgiving revolves around three activities; eating a large meal, watching football and Black Friday. It doesn't take much for the true meaning of Thanksgiving to get lost in the mix of what seems like a never-ending To Do List...
    Steven Auger
  • Thanksgiving Crafts for Kids
    10 Thanksgiving Crafts for Kids
    Keep the kids entertained and thankful this giving season with these creative craft and activity ideas for Thanksgiving. Turkey Bowl Put out some tasty treats for your Thanksgiving guests in a homemade turkey bowl you can make with your little ...
  • Thanksgiving Cranberry Recipes
    8 Delicious Cranberry Recipes for Thanksgiving
    When you think Thanksgiving dinner, you probably think turkey, potatoes and cranberry sauce. But there's so much more you can do with these very versatile berries. Looking for a warm, delicious bread, or maybe a chutney to replace that old sauce...
    Laurie Mega
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    Thanksgiving Activities and Traditions
    How to Make a Harvest Frost Candle Holder
    The great thing about these harvest candle holders? You can use what’s handy in your cabinet. Kids will have a great time dropping different grains and beans to create colorful, interesting layers. For this craft, you will need:  A hurricane...
    Laurie Mega
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    Thanksgiving Napkin Rings
    Cut along the dotted lines, wrap around your napkins, and glue or tape each one to create special Thanksgiving napkin rings customized with your own words of appreciation. Also check out these printable Thanksgiving place cards kids can write on....
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    Thanksgiving Fill-in-the-Blank
    Have someone give you a word for each blank space. Then fill in the blanks and read the story out loud for a few laughs! ...
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    Thanksgiving Place Cards for Kids
    Cut and fold along the dotted lines on these Thanksgiving place cards, and fill in the blanks to create a customized message for each of your guests. Also check out these printable Thanksgiving napkin rings kids can write on. ...
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    Thanksgiving Parade Bingo
    Looking for a fun activity related to the Thanksgiving Day parade? Print out this parade bingo game, which encourages kids to watch the event from start to finish while Mom and Dad are busy preparing a holiday feast! ...
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    Thanksgiving Activity Book
    Print out this booklet of fun Thanksgiving puzzles, games, coloring pages, and learning activities that will get kids in the Turkey Day spirit. It's a great way to entertain children on long car trips! ...
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    Thanksgiving Printables
    Pin the Feathers on the Turkey
    Print this fun Thanksgiving game to play with your ! Hang the picture of the turkey (page 1) on the wall, and cut out the colorful feathers (page 2) for players to pin on the turkey, like the classic game of Pin the Tail on the Donkey. Also try o...
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    Printable Thanksgiving Grocery List
    Make sure you have everything you need to roast a turkey and prepare all the trimmings for the big feast on Thanksgiving Day with our printable grocery list. ...
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    History of Thanksgiving
    Thanksgiving History and Traditions
    How much do you know about Thanksgiving history and traditions? ...
    Liz Olson
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    History of Thanksgiving
    Turkey Day Quiz
    Give thanks for knowledge with our Thanksgiving trivia. ...
    Dan Shafto